Tag Archives: Travel

GIft #1089: Us

No, I have not disappeared from the face of the earth.  But I have been doing a fair bit of travelling and I’ll be off again on adventures this weekend.  The nights that I have spent at home have been … Continue reading

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Gift #1010: Denver Ahead

All my bags are packed and I’m ready to fly out in the morning.  I’m heading off to bed while it’s still light and will be waking up when it’s dark (which is a bit backwards from normal routine, I’ll … Continue reading

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Gift #946: Gustave Baumann in the West

Last time we looked at some of Baumann’s work from when he lived in Nashville, IN.  Today, we’ll appreciate some of the art he produced during the 1920s and early 30s when he lived and traveled throughout the southwest.  I … Continue reading

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Gift #881: Off the Needles

Once I typed the title I realized that it could be a new description of someone who’s a little crazy.  Like “one marble short”, this could be a key phrase to describe a knitter who has gone over the edge.  … Continue reading

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Gift #871: August

Can anyone tell me where July went?  I’m a little confused as to why my calendar says August.  Last time I checked, it was early July.. and I’m pretty sure that was just a week or so ago.  What happens … Continue reading

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Gift #860: Forest gems

Confession:  I suffer from horrible post-vacation depression.  Even if it’s just a quick weekend getaway, I still feel sad come Monday when it’s all over.  So after spending many days in Denver, it’s really, really hard coming back to reality.  … Continue reading

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Gift #849: Lair o’ the Bear

We spent the day at a favorite family park – Lair o’ the Bear, just outside of Morrison, CO.  My family spent so much time at this park -we loved it so much we never really went anywhere else.   … Continue reading

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Gift #847: On the verge of vacation

All my bags are packed and I’m ready to go.   Tomorrow I’m leaving on a jet plane, very, very early in the morning.  With the time change working in my favor, I will touch down in Denver an hour … Continue reading

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Gift #778: Souvenirs from Taos

I realized that I hadn’t shown you the treasures I brought back to remind me of the time I spent in Taos.  So I thought I’d share some pictures of the yarn I purchased while I was there. This lovely … Continue reading

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Gift #771: Taos culture

Yesterday I showed some pictures of Taos’ natural beauty.  Today I wanted to focus on the town and architecture that make this city unique.  One of my favorite excursions was with my room-mate to visit St. Francis of Assisi Church. … Continue reading

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